Book Reviews, Peter Singer

The Life You Can Save by Peter Singer

This short and accessible book by bioethics expert Peter Singer certainly gives the reader food for thought. Singer does not mince his words and is clear in his beliefs. The average person, he opines, can and should be playing a part in reducing extreme poverty around the world, and the rich have an even heavier… Continue reading The Life You Can Save by Peter Singer

Book Reviews, Dambisa Moyo

Dead Aid by Dambisa Moyo

I am a big fan of global economist Dambisa Moyo. Something about her cool, calm yet determined demeanour appeals to me. More than that, she has something to say, and she's not afraid to say it. Her book Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa was published… Continue reading Dead Aid by Dambisa Moyo